The relay will last for 121 days and pass through 859 municipalities — pretty much as was planned before the postponement.
The 'Marathon at Home' is a timed 42.195km race open to people of all ages and abilities, and it has attracted participants from across the region.
Nike's controversial Alphafly prototype shoes were worn by Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge when he broke the two-hour marathon barrier in Vienna last October.
While over 6,000 runners participated in the 5k fun run on Saturday, the Sunday races — full marathon, half marathon and 10k run — saw 1,250, 6,000 and 8,000 runners, respectively.
Tapping into the microbiome of runners and rowers, scientists have identified a bacteria that inhabits their digestive tracts and may aid in athletic performance,...
So many people use running as a means of reducing the risk of chronic diseases, but about three quarters of runners typically get injured in a year